Casner & Edwards

Robert S. Kutner

Among his trials and appeals, Bob's achievements include:

  • Establishing appellate precedent clarifying that the disclosure obligation of real estate agents is limited to facts actually known about the condition of a property, pursuant to the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act, Chapter 93A;

  • Establishing appellate precedent providing a defense for real estate agents who innocently pass along erroneous acreage information about a property to prospective buyers in reliance on municipal records;

  • Obtaining a defense verdict in a wrongful death case involving adequacy of the design and warnings for use of a life preserver;

  • Obtaining a defense verdict in a products liability lawsuit involving adequacy of the design of hockey equipment where a high school player suffered a fractured vertebra.